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May you Rest in Peace!!

You can stop to say prayers at the tomb of Pope Paul ll. The Church reps insure that you have the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Martha1105
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Bellingham, Washington, USA
Beautiful

This place is peaceful, get in and say a little prayer. Este lugar es de paz, bonito ingresar y... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
Geovanny B
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Santa Marta, Colombia
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Piazza San Pietro | Basilica di San Pietro, 00193 Vatican City, Italy
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Reviewed 6 days ago

You can stop to say prayers at the tomb of Pope Paul ll. The Church reps insure that you have the peace & quiet.

Thank Martha1105
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This place is peaceful, get in and say a little prayer. Este lugar es de paz, bonito ingresar y rezar.

Thank Geovanny B
Reviewed 12 June 2018

On the ground floor of St Peter’s Basilica is the crypt where there are tombs of previous popes. The tomb of John Paul II is in a glass coffin and after his canonisation were transferred to his present resting place. I presume it is important...More

Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Pope St John Paul II's papacy lasted for more than two and a half decades and his final resting place is extremely fitting for the millions of pilgrims who pay respect and pray at his tomb. It is very busy inside St Peters itself, but...More

1  Thank Titus D
Reviewed 3 May 2018

When you go inside the church you can feel that amazing feeling. It is a huge area that causes you overawe.

Thank nefelebianco
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

The tomb of Pope John Paul II now lies on the ground floor of St Peter’s Basilica following his recent canonisation. It gets busy around the tomb where you can stop and pray. Given that he was the second longest serving pope of all time...More

Thank Kavo85
Reviewed 7 January 2018

Visitors, pilgrims, tourists need to respect the former pope and to leave his grave in peace. They need to venerate God and not to walk around graves under the church with their cameras.

1  Thank Miha P
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We grew up with this pope, a kind and warm man, a very humbling experience to see his tomb. A simple tomb, that pays tribute to a wonderful person.

Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 30 November 2017

The final resting place of Pope Giovanni Paolo II is below the Basilica, reached by stairs. It is a beautiful tribute and memorial to his legacy.

Thank lollygal
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Once inside St. Peter's church you can go downstairs to visit a series of rooms that hold the burial tombs of past popes

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